Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 139158
Keyboard setting not honoured in firstboot
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:14 EST
Description of problem:
During installation I selected de-latin1-no-deadkeys as my keyboard.
This worked fine during the installation process and after firstboot
finished its tasks. However while configuring up2date to use the proxy
(in order to register the system on RHN) the keyboard mapping was US
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select de-latin1-no-deadkeys as keyboard mapping in installation.
2. Install, reboot, enter first boot
3. Try to configure the proxy settings for RHN. You end up with an
american keyboard mapping.
US english keyboard mappings.
de-latin1-no-deadkeys keyboard mapping.
Please try upgrading to the latest release and seeing if you still experience
I've done several RHEL 4U1 installs in the past now and I'm quite sure, the
problem does not exist in current versions any more.